Forthcoming Journal: International Journal of Islam in Asia


The International Journal of Islam in Asia (IJIA) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles from all disciplines as well as single country and comparative perspectives that concern Islam in Asia. IJIA offers a platform for scholars to engage in academic discussions about historical, contemporary, and critical studies of Islam and Muslim communities in Asia and the Asian Muslim diaspora. These include, but are not limited to, MENA-Asia relations, Islamic thought and intellectual history, intra-Muslim relations, Sufism, Islam and ethnicity, Islam and modernity, Islam and politics, Islam and the State, Islam and geopolitics, and relations between Muslims and non-Muslims across Asia.

IJIA is published in collaboration with Co-IRIS (International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort).

ISSN 2589-9988 / E-ISSN 2589-9996

Call for Submissions

Authors are cordially invited to write to the editors, Nassef Manabilang Adiong (, Deina Abdelkader ( and Raffaele Mauriello (, to discuss the submission of their article. Proposals for special theme issues are also welcome.

The first issue will be published in Spring 2020.


  • Nassef Manabilang Adiong, University of the Philippines Diliman
  • Deina Abdelkader, University of Massachusetts at Lowell, USA
  • Raffaele Mauriello, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Iran

Associate Editors

  • Syed Farid Alatas, National University of Singapore
  • Khalil al-Anani, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, Qatar
  • Khairudin Aljunied, National University of Singapore
  • Jocelyne Cesari, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Kevin W. Fogg, University of Oxford, UK
  • Tareq Ismael, University of Calgary, Canada
  • Mirjam Künkler, Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study, Sweden
  • Kerstin Steiner, La Trobe University, Australia
  • Devin J. Stewart, Emory University, USA

Editorial Advisory Board

  • Afifi al-Akiti, University of Oxford, UK
  • Asma Afsaruddin, Indiana University, USA
  • Ayesha Jalal, Tufts University, USA
  • Bruce B. Lawrence, Duke University, USA
  • Daniel Beben, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
  • David G. Atwill, Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • Emilio González Ferrín, University of Seville, Spain
  • Faisal Devji, University of Oxford, UK
  • Irfan Ahmad, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Germany
  • Jamal Malik, University of Erfurt, Germany
  • Jeffrey Ayala Milligan, Florida State University, USA
  • Kevin Caffrey, The University of North Texas, USA
  • Marie-Paule Hille, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), France
  • Omar Farouk, Hiroshima City University, Japan
  • Patricia Sloane-White, University of Delaware, USA
  • Ronit Ricci, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Sajjad Rizvi, University of Exeter, UK
  • Sherman A. Jackson, University of Southern California, USA
  • Sven Schottmann, Griffith University, Australia
  • Syed Serajul Islam, Lakehead University, Canada
  • Tim Epkenhans, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
  • Tim Lindsey, The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Timothy P. Daniels, Hofstra University, USA
  • Wael Hallaq, Columbia University, USA
  • Wai Yip Ho, Hong Kong Institute of Education, China